Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 12, 1666-1675. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Lunæ, 11 die Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Howe and others; who brought up a Bill, passed by the House of Commons, intituled, "An Act to enable John Lord Bishop of Durham and Successors to make Leases, for Three Lives, of certain Lead Mines."
The Earl of Bristol and the Earl of Scarsdale are added to the Committee for Petitions; and the Earl of Craven is added to the Committee for the Bill concerning Prizing of Wines.
Morley and Grenvile versus Elwes.
Upon reading the humble Petition of Cutbert Morley and Bernard Grenvile Esquires; praying, "That a Release made to Jeremy Elwes, and also a Dismission of their Bill in Chancery upon hearing of their Cause in that Court, may be set aside, for the Reasons in the said Petition alledged:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Consideration of the said Petition be referred to the Lords Committees for Petitions; whose Lordships are to make Report, whether the said Petition be fit to be retained by this House.
Petit versus Hyde.
Upon reading the humble Petition of Henry Petitt, Administrator of Thomas Freeman, late of London, Merchant, deceased; complaining of a Decree made against him in the Court of Chancery, at the Suit of one Laurance Hyde, in the Year One Thousand Six Hundred Sixty and One, and also the Answer of the Earl of Clarendon (late Lord Chancellor of England) to the said Petition (which was shewed to his Lordship by Order of this House):
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Counsel shall be heard, at the Bar of this House, on Monday the Eighteenth Day of November, at Ten of the Clock in the Morning, upon the said Petition, whereof timely Notice is to be given to the said Laurance Hyde, to the End he may be prepared for the said Hearing accordingly.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, videlicet, 12um diem instantis Novembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.